Coffee shops for digital nomads in Cape Town
The best coffee shops to work from in Cape Town
Cape Town has over 1000 bars, coffeeshops and restaurants scattered all over the city. It makes it pretty hard to choose the venue, the street, or even the area to go to as a digital nomad. Of course everything about Cape Town is perfect, but that´s just simply not true as a remote worker. So let us provide an ultimate list of the best coffee shops and cafés to work from for digital nomads in Cape Town.
With over 12 franchises in Cape Town alone, this is one of the most famous coffee shops in town. Most of the venues have the same interior design, but the ones that really stand out for digital nomads are Bootlegger Sea Point and Greenpoint. They provide long wooden tables with power outlets, outstanding WiFi connection, a mouth watering menu and their own signature Bootleggers brews.
Caffe Neo is a beloved Greek Cypriotic café that offers stunning ocean and lighthouse views. Next to the welcoming atmosphere, Neo provides fast and stable WiFi and plenty of tables to work from. Take a seat at the big wooden table in the middle that provides you with numerous power outlets and you’re sorted to work all day long! During the breaks you can soothe yourself with a good cup of coffee or choose one of the Greek dishes from their menu. Kali Orexi!
A small drive to the area of Woodstock takes you to the cool digital nomad venue the Field Office. An office-away-from-the-office, as they call it themselves. That says enough right? It has an open and light interior, plenty of tables with power outlets and overall likeminded workers vibe. Not to mention the fast WiFi, great variety of quality meals and delicious coffee. Go check it out!
Another Cape Town favorite is Hard Pressed café in the trendy Waterkant area. They provide everything for a great day of working remotely. Their signature coffees is one of the aspects that make this place so beloved. The building itself is already a good reason to check this place out. While you’re at it, enjoy their fast WiFi while working at one of the many tables with power outlets and treat yourself with one of their fine meals.
A rather new venue on Kloof street in the beloved district of Gardens draws you inside with their exotic flora, it’s Our Local! After a warm welcome you can take a seat in one of the antique chairs in the cozy corners or at the big long wooden table. Spend your day here working by using the really fast and stable WiFi while sipping a delicious coffee and having one of their beautifully made breakfast or lunch. And see anything you like? It’s for sale!
A venue that either takes you a 2-hour hike, or a cable way ride to reach it. It might not be on your normal route, but we just couldn’t leave this one out. On top of Table Mountain you will find the Aerial Café. A lovely restaurant with a terrace overlooking the entire world. Or at least that’s how it feels. The place provides lots of space to work from, many power outlets and fast WiFi. There is coffee available as well as snacks and sandwiches. This might be the most extraordinary working space you’ve ever been to. FOMO much?
The incredibly popular and supercool steam-punk inspired Truth café makes digital nomads’ hearts beat a little faster. After being welcomed by the gorgeous Truth-dudes in full uniform, you can take place at one of the long tables that are specially designed for remote workers. With plenty of power outlets and outstanding WiFi this is the place to be for a hard day of work. Order a cup of their delicious coffee, pick a soothing meal and get stuff done. Don’t miss out on this place or you will regret.